G.C. Edmondson papers
Finding aid prepared by Carlota Ramirez, Student Processing Assistant.
Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
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Title: G.C. Edmondson papers
Date (inclusive): 1968-1979, undated
Collection Number: MS 192
Edmondson, G. C.
1.25 linear feet
Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Abstract: This collection includes galley proofs, typescripts, and materials related to some works of science fiction author G.C. Edmondson,
The Ship That Sailed the Time Stream. The collection also includes typescripts and galley proofs for two western novels written under Edmondson's pen names Kelly
P. Gast and J.B. Masterson.
Languages: The collection is in English.
This collection is open for research.
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[identification of item], [date if possible]. G.C. Edmondson papers (MS 192). University of California, Riverside Libraries,
Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.
This collection was processed by Carlota Ramirez, Student Processing Assistant, 2017.
Processing of the G.C. Edmondson papers was completed by undergraduate students from the University of California, Riverside
as part of the Special Collections & University Archives Backlog Processing Project started in 2015. This project was funded
by the UCR Library and administered by Jessica Geiser, Collections Management Librarian.
Garry Edmondson, generally known as G.C. Edmondson, was born on October 11, 1922 and passed away on December 14, 1995. He
was best known for writing science fiction novels, many of which focused on time travel and Latin America. His novel,
The Ship That Sailed the Time Stream was nominated for the Nebula Award for Best Novel in 1965. He also wrote Westerns under pen names Kelly P. Gast, J.B. Masterson,
and Jack Logan.
Collection Scope and Contents
The collection includes galley proofs, annotated typescripts, and materials related to some works of science fiction author
G.C. Edmondson. Titles with related materials in the collection are
The Aluminum Man,
The Ship That Sailed the Time Stream,
T.H.E.M., and short story
Frank and Fred.
The collection also includes galley proofs and typescripts from two Western novels written by Edmondson under pen names:
Paddy by Kelly P. Gast and
Rudge by J.B. Masterson.
The collection is arranged topically.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the
library's online public access catalog.
Gast, Kelly P.
Masterson, J. B.
Science fiction -- Authorship
Genres and Forms of Materials
Western (literary genre)
Box 1, Folder 1
Correspondence and publicity
Box 1, Folder 2
Old novels and other data
Scope and Contents
Folder contains four 8 inch floppy disks.
Box 1, Folder 3
The Aluminum Man - Annotated typescript
Box 1, Folder 4
Chapayeca - Annotated typescripts
Box 1, Folders 5-6
Chapayeca - First draft and notes
Box 3, Folder 1
Chapayeca - Galley proofs
Box 1, Folder 7
Chapayeca - Typescript
Box 1, Folder 8
Frank and Fred - Typescript and correspondence
Box 1, Folder 9
The Ship That Sailed the Time Stream - Annotated typescript
Box 2, Folder 1
T.H.E.M. - Annotated typescript
Box 2, Folder 2
T.H.E.M. - Typescript
Box 2, Folder 3
Rudge - Annotated typescript
Box 3, Folders 2-3
Rudge - Galley proofs
Box 2, Folder 4
Kelly P. Gast,
Paddy - Annotated typescript
Box 3, Folders 4-5
Kelly P. Gast,
Paddy - Galley proofs